Whitewater rafting in Telluride is a completely unique experience! The rafting season in Telluride generally lasts from late-April through June, when the annual snowmelt enters the area's rivers.
Our Favorite Places
Telluride offers a variety of rafting in the immediate area. Whether you prefer a more low-key outing or something for more experienced river rats, there's something for everyone! Choose from half-day, full-day or multi-day trips with overnight stays along the waterways.
- San Miguel River - Class II and III located just minutes from Telluride
- Dolores River - Class II, III and IV near Telluride
- Gunnison River - Class I-IV located 1.5 hours from Telluride
- Upper Animas - Class II-V located near Silverton